education

Public education advocate and author Diane Ravitch will speak in Omaha Thursday evening about privatization of schools and whether reforms are making a difference.

Omaha’s digital library is open to the public, and an important part of it will be space for classes.

A first-of-its-kind digital library is set to open Saturday in Omaha.

CARTER LAKE, Iowa (AP) — A 14-feet-tall totem pole has a new home between a library and elementary school in southwestern Iowa.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A middle school science teacher in Omaha is a winner of the Milken Educator Award for excellence in education, which comes with a $25,000 prize.

OPS Superintendent Mark Evans says the district will continue collecting public input on proposed changes to the sex education curriculum.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha Public Schools meeting called to gain community feedback on proposed updates to the district's sex education curriculum was canceled early when the bigger-than-expected crowd turned rowdy.

The Omaha Public Schools district is exploring changes to its sex education curriculum, and wants public input.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha schools are finding different uses for the extra 20 to 25 minutes added to the school day this fall.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Western Community College is offering a pilot housing program that aims to help transgender students feel more comfortable.

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